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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 340

    A pair of Samson powder blue jars and covers

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A pair of Samson powder blue jars and covers
    19th Century
    Decorated overall with shaped panels of phoenix and fabulous beasts in a fenced garden between smaller panels of river landscapes and flowers, repeated to the domed cover, all against a powder blue ground enriched in gilt with scattered flowers, one cover broken and reglued
    52 cm. high (2)


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